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Second Former Ole Miss Student Sentenced in Statue Vandalism

CORPORATE | Jul 24
A former University of Mississippi student was sentenced Thursday to a year's probation plus 50 hours of community service for placing a noose on the statue of the school's first black student.

FBI Closes Unsolved D. B. Cooper Hijacking Case

CRIME | Jul 17
One of the most notorious unsolved crimes in American history will remain a mystery.

Link Between U.K. Politician's Murder and U.S. Neo-Nazi Group

CRIME | Jun 18
The killing came one week before a divisive vote on whether the United Kingdom should leave the European Union.

Florida Police Seek Motive for Killing of 'The Voice' Singer

MUSIC | By Mike Schneider and Frazier Moore | Jun 13
Detectives were searching Loibl's cellphone and social media accounts looking for clues as to a motive, but they weren't aware the suspect had stalked Grimmie.

Reform Program for Shoplifters Faces Legal Fight

LEGAL | Jun 13
Corrective Education Company uses what's called "restorative justice" instead of jail to teach shoplifters to reform.

Israel Says Con Men Stole Millions from Global Companies

FINANCE | By Daniel Estrin and Erika Kinetz | Jun 10
Eight immigrants from Europe formed an unlikely team that allegedly conspired to dupe major multinational companies out of millions of dollars.

Did Judge Let Ex-Stanford Swimmer Off Easy with Sex Assault Sentence?

CRIME | Jun 8
A northern California judge faces outrage over a former college swimmer's six-month sentence.

The Science of Blood Spatter

SCIENCE | Jun 6
Forensic scientist Karen Green demonstrates potential causes of blood spatter.

Credit Card Scammers Now at the Checkout Line

For as long as people have been putting money in wallets, pickpockets have been stealing them.

Texas Police Say Criminals Often Using Imitation Weapons

LEGAL | By David Warren | May 25
Police in Texas say more crimes are being committed with imitation weapons like BB guns, likely because they're cheap and easy to obtain.

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